Refugees fleeing Aleppo, Syria.

Refugees fleeing Aleppo, Syria.

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  • Continuing our series on Oregon’s Soviet diaspora, we’ll hear from Yelena Benikov, who worked at Vancouver Public Schools as a family liaison from 1993 to 2015. She watched a young generation of Soviet refugee children adjust to American culture, and watched their parents struggle with how to raise children in a new country.
  • We check in on some of the latest local business related news, including a new analysis of future ballot measure IP-28, with Scott Nelson, Business Editor at the Oregonian/Oregon Live.